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The State Archives has pre-1925 marriage records from the following counties: Adams, Barnes, Billings, Bottineau, Burke, Burleigh, Cass, Dickey, Divide, Dunn, Eddy, Emmons, Griggs, Kidder, LaMoure, Logan, McHenry, McIntosh, McKenzie, McLean, Morton, Mountrail, Pembina, Ransom, Renville, Richland, Sargent, Sioux, Steele, Stutsman, Walsh, Ward, and Williams. All of these are on microfilm except for Williams, which is digital only, and are available through Interlibrary Loan. Through grants from the National Historical Publications and Records Commission, county marriage records are being borrowed for microfilming and indexed for a statewide online index.

Adams County. Clerk of Court
Marriage License Applications and Certificates, 1907-1925, 3r. (#16912-16914) [41624]

Barnes County. Clerk of Court
Marriage License Applications and Certificates, 1880-1924, 6.5ft./6r. (#16756-16761) [40899]

Billings County. Clerk of Court
Marriage License Applications and Certificates, 1887-1932, 4r. (#16774-16777) [41585]

Bottineau County. Clerk of Court
Marriage Records, 1887-1925, 5r. (#17177-17181) [41771]

Bowman County. Clerk of Court
Marriage Records, 1907-1925, 1r. (#17111) [41728]

Burke County. Clerk of Court
Marriage Records, 1910-1929, 1r. (#16946) [41636]

Burleigh County. Recorder
Marriage Records, 1874-1925, 6r. (#17323-17325, 17327-17328, 17330) [41779]

Cass County. Clerk of Court
Marriage License Applications and Certificates, 1877-1925, 25r. (#16818-16819, 16831, 16836-16837, 16860-16861, 16882, 16897-16899, 16916-16918, 16923-16926, 16930-16931, 16957, 16963, 16976-16977, 16984) [41618]

Dickey County. Clerk of Court
Marriage Records, 1887-1925, 3r. (#17167-17169) [41769]

Divide County. Clerk of Court
Marriage License Applications and Certificates, 1910-1925 4r. (#16929, 16932-16933, 16935) [41627]

Dunn County. Recorder
Marriage Records, 1908-1925 2r. (#17175-171760 [41770]

Eddy County. Clerk of Court
Marriage License Applications, Licenses, and Certificates, 1889-1925, 5r. (#17038, 17043-17046) [41678]

Emmons County. Clerk of Court
Marriage Records, 1888-1994 (7r./#16307-16313) [41399]

Griggs County. Clerk of Court
Marriage Records, 1883-1925, 3r. (#17371, 17374, 17382) [41783]

Kidder County. Clerk of Court
Marriage License Applications and Certificates,1888-1925, 3r (#16943-16945) [41629]

LaMoure County. Clerk of Court
Marriage License Applications and Certificates, 1883-1926, 6r. (#16947-16951, 16956) [41638]

Logan County. Clerk of Court
Marriage License Applications and Certificates, 1890-1925, 3r. (16915, 16927-16928) [41626]

McHenry County. Clerk of Court
Marriage License Records (includes typed index), 1905-1925, 4v./8r (#15575-15579, 15588-15589, 15613) [40861]

McIntosh County. Clerk of Court
Marriage Records, 1885-1978, 6r. (#06975-06977, 07005-07007)

McKenzie County. Clerk of Court
Marriage Records, 1908-1925, 2r. (#17088-17089) [41708]

McLean County. Clerk of Court
Marriage License Applications and Certificates, 1907-2013, 20r. (#16784-16803) [41596]

Morton County. Clerk of Court
Marriage License Applications and Certificates, 1882-1925, 10r (14566-14568, 14570-14576) [40928]

Mountrail County. Clerk of Court
Marriage License Applications and Certificates, 1909-1925, 2r. (#16998-16999) [41641]

Pembina County. Clerk of Court
Marriage License Applications and Certificates, 1872-1932, 5r. (#17170-17174, 17202) [41548]

Ransom County. Clerk of Court
Marriage License Applications, Licenses, and Certificates, 1882-1925, 5r. (#17033-17037) [41674]

Renville County. Clerk of Court
Marriage Records, 1910-1925, 2r. (#17080-17081) [41705]

Richland County. Recorder
Marriage Records, 1877-1925, 4r. (#17003-17005, 17015) [41668]

Sargent County. Clerk of Court
Marriage License Applications, Licenses, and Certificates, 1885-1925, 4r. (#17060-17063) [41699]

Sioux County. Clerk of Court
Marriage Records, 1916-1925, 1r. (#17106) [41727]

Steele County. Clerk of Court
Marriage Records, 1887-1959, 3r. (#16488-16490) [41191]

Stutsman County. Clerk of Court
Marriage License Applications and Certificates, 1887-1930, 4ft. [40929] has not been microfilmed

Walsh County. Clerk of Court

Marriage Records, 1882-1991, 25v./5r. (#15570-15574) [40894] (1922-1991 has not been microfilmed)

Ward County. Clerk of Court
Marriage Records and Index, 1890-1919 (vol. 11, 1911-1913 missing), 15v./ 7r. (#15697-15703) [40626]

Williams County. Auditor
Marriage Records,1894-2013 (digital only) [41784]

The State Archives also has some church records containing marriages and they are cataloged in ODIN.

Marriage Certificate

There is an online index to Stutsman County marriages.

Marriages from all counties after July 1, 1925, can be located on the Division of Vital Records index, which is available in the Orin G. Libby Reading Room. Effective January 1, 2008, all certified copies of marriage records must be issued by the county where the license was originally purchased and filed. Please contact the appropriate county to obtain a certified copy.

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